|Tales of eshall - Lasse Jensen|
a small txt adventure
Keywords: text adventure tales of eshall
|GET LAMP: Chuck Benton Interview - Jason Scott|
A quick rush out the door at 9am, and I was on my way to Brunswick, Maine, to interview Chuck Benton, creator of the infamous adult text adventure game, "Softporn Adventure". I got there at 11:55, just a few hairs short of the appointed time. His company (which he founded) had recently moved to new digs in Brunswick, inside a renovated factory, and he had a great corner office overlooking a loud, thundery dam (which I took a picture of, both from my car and from his window)...
Keywords: Chuck Benton; Softporn; GET LAMP; Text Adventure
|Crowther's Original Adventure (AKA Colossal Cave Adventure) - Will Crowther|
The original FORTRAN source code of Will Crowther's ORIGINAL version of the original text adventure, ADVENTURE, AKA Colossal Cave Adventure.
Keywords: adventure; colossal cave adventure; interactive fiction; text game; text adventure
|Cryptozookeeper - Robb Sherwin|
Cryptozookeeper is a 2011 graphical text adventure. Set in New Mexico, this game features over 60 cryptids to create, over 200 characters to encounter and over 12 hours of gameplay. Cryptozookeeper leverages Creative Commons for the soundtrack and can be played on Windows, Linux and Mac. (Instructions for Linux and Mac interpreters included.) To install, download the Cryptozookeeper.zip file, and unpack...
Keywords: text adventure; interactive fiction; cryptozoology; infocom; computer game
|GET LAMP: Lance Micklus Interview - Jason Scott|
Lance Micklus was one of my favorite experiences of all the interviews and production run of GET LAMP. As the founder of Lance Micklus, Inc., he was right there at the start of the computer game revolution, one of the small mom-and-pop software houses that put out games for computers, in his case mostly the TRS-80. His company had employees, put out a number of products that were advertised in magazines of the time, and he even did work with Scott Adams and Adventure International...
Keywords: GET LAMP; Lance Micklus; Lance Micklus Associates; Text Adventure; TRS-80
|The Craft of Adventure - Graham Nelson|
Graham Nelson's paper on the creation of Interactive Fiction, second edition.
Keywords: adventure; interactive fiction; text adventure; game; video game; computer game; programming